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Synthesis Club

The 3-day seminar "Synthesis Club" introduces the students in modern synthesis methods, e.g. biodegradable polymers for scaffold applications, carbohydrate production and functionalization.  

Schedule

11. February 2014 [1]
09:30 – 11:00
Lecture: Structure and reactivity of polysaccharides and glycosaminoglycans (Dr. Matthias Schnabelrauch)
11:15 – 12:45
Lecture: Chemical reactions on polysaccharides (Dr. Matthias Schnabelrauch)
14:00 – 15:30
Lecture: Synthesis and properties of hydrogels and hydrogel coatings based on polysaccharides (Dr. Matthias Schnabelrauch)
15:45 – 17:45
Practical Course 1: Polymer synthesis/ surface modification (Dr. Michael Hacker / Benno Müller & Christian Kascholke)

12. February 2014 [1]
09:00 – 10:30
Lecture: Fundamentals of polymer synthesis for biomedical applications (Dr. Michael Hacker)
10:45 – 12:15
Lecture: Basic ligation strategies in carbohydrate and peptide chemistry (Prof. Dr. Jörg Rademann)
13:30 – 16:30
Practical Course 2: Carbohydrate chemistry with hyaluronic acid  
(Prof. Dr. Jörg Rademann/ Katahrina Lemmnitzer & Sebastian Köhling)

13. February 2014 [1]
09:00 – 10:30
Lecture: An introduction to surface modification for biomedical applications (Prof. Dr. Michaela Schulz Siegmund)
10:45 – 12:15
Lecture: Basic principles of automated oligosaccharide synthesis (Prof. Dr. Peter Seeberger)
13:30 – 16:00
Practical Course 3: Polymer synthesis/ surface modification
(Dr. Michael Hacker / Benno Müller & Christian Kascholke)
16:00 – 16:30
Summary, Discussion and Evaluation
(Dr. Michael Hacker / Anett Albrecht)

26 February 2014 [1]
10:00–11:30
Final Exam

 

Venues:
[1] Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology, Lecture Hall (Eilenburger Straße 15A, 04317 Leipzig)

Setup:
Maximum number of participants: 15
Credit points: 2 (graded)

Registration:
Please register until 7 February by sending an e-mail to Anett Albrecht.